Physical Therapist

Location: Los Angeles

Description

Busy Occupational Health clinic looking for a dynamic player too join our Team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure delivery of high quality patient care services.
  • Perform direct patient care, including evaluation of muscle, skeletal, neurological and other physical problems.
  • Support and encourage multidisciplinary coordination of treatment.
  • Ensure proper documentation of patient care.
  • Implement effective communication with own and other departments' staff, with medical staff and patients to ensure coordinated efforts and provision of high quality service and optimal patient care.
  • Plan, design, implement and interpret specific physical therapy treatment programs for patients to facilitate the patient's recovery and attainment of maximum physical potential.
  • Educate patients in the proper care and use of supports and performance of exercise programs.
  • Perform or delegate patient treatment to include modalities, therapeutic exercises, gait training and hydrotherapy.
  • Follow appropriate documentation and reporting procedures.
  • Work closely with the physician to ensure comprehensive delivery of services and quality patient care.
  • KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of the principles, practices, standards and techniques of physical therapy.

  • Knowledge of organizational policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care.
  • Knowledge of use and maintenance of physical therapy equipment and instruments to administer patient care.
  • Skill in developing and maintaining patient care records and writing reports.
  • Skill in time management, planning and workload control.
  • Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions.
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective communication and working relationships with Management, patients, medical staff and the general public.
  • Detail oriented and organized.
  • Excellent people skills.
  • Ability to motivate and work effectively with others.
  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred.
  • EDUCATION:Degree from an APTA approved school of physical therapy and approved by the Physical Therapy Examining Committee of the State.

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